Youngstown man identified as driver killed in motorcycle crash

The 28-year-old crashed on the Himrod Avenue Expressway in Youngstown Wednesday night

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – The Mahoning County Coroner’s Office identified the motorcycle driver killed in an accident Wednesday night as 28-year-old Leon Jamal Hobbs.

Hobbs, of Youngstown, died of multiple blunt force injuries, according to the coroner’s report.

He crashed on the Himrod Avenue Expressway eastbound underneath the Oak Street Bridge just before 10 p.m.

The accident closed the eastbound lanes of the Himrod Avenue Expressway for a couple of hours Wednesday night.

Police are continuing to investigate the crash.